ferocity

noun fe·roc·i·ty \ fə-ˈrä-sə-tē \

Definition of ferocity

:the quality or state of being ferocious
  • the ferocity of the lion's attack

Examples of ferocity in a Sentence

  1. the ferocity of the lion's attack

  2. We were stunned by the ferocity of the storm.

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First Known Use of ferocity

1606


FEROCITY Defined for English Language Learners

ferocity

noun

Definition of ferocity for English Language Learners

  • : a very fierce or violent quality : the quality or state of being ferocious


FEROCITY Defined for Kids

ferocity

noun fe·roc·i·ty \ fə-ˈrä-sə-tē \

Definition of ferocity for Students

plural ferocities
:the quality or state of being fierce or savage


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